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Re: Comments on the RDFa Core Default Profile: dcterms prefix

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 9 Jun 2011 10:33:42 -0700
Cc: W3C RDFWA WG <public-rdfa-wg@w3.org>, Thomas Baker <tbaker@tbaker.de>
Message-Id: <FD0B4C05-DC44-4ED2-8BBC-FE7E46CD1E5E@w3.org>
To: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>

On Jun 9, 2011, at 09:43 , Shane McCarron wrote:

> I am inclined to define both, but that's my personal opinion not a working group response.

You mean declaring dc and dcterms referring to the same vocabulary URI? I do not have an objection to that either but, again, I would prefer to defer to Tom Baker on this...

Ivan


> 
> On 6/9/2011 11:12 AM, Stéphane Corlosquet wrote:
>> Hi,
>> 
>> re RDFa Core Default Profile and in particular the dcterms prefix used in the table [1]:
>> 
>> If these prefixes are going to become widely used in the future, would it be possible to use the 'dc' prefix instead of 'dcterms' for http://purl.org/dc/terms/? 'dc' is shorter and will look more familiar to newcomers. This was discussed and advised in the DC-ARCHITECTURE during the development of RDFa in Drupal 7, see the rationale by Dan Brickley [2] and the responses from Thomas Baker and Mikael Nilsson [3].
>> 
>> regards,
>> Steph.
>> 
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/profile/rdfa-1.1#crawl
>> [2] https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?A2=dc-architecture;6b83a7bf.0909
>> [3] https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?A2=ind0909&L=dc-architecture&D=0&P=26639
> 
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> Shane McCarron
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